The Big Sit! 2018 Statistics

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Team Information: The Woodbinoculars

Captain: Rick Sussman
Location: Woodbine, Maryland (United States)

Team Checklist

  1. Canada Goose Branta canadensis
  2. Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
  3. Rock Pigeon (Feral Pigeon) Columba livia
  4. Mourning Dove Zenaida macroura
  5. Chimney Swift Chaetura pelagica
  6. Black Vulture Coragyps atratus
  7. Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura
  8. Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus
  9. Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
  10. Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus
  11. Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
  12. Red-bellied Woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus
  13. Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens
  14. Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus
  15. Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus
  16. American Kestrel Falco sparverius
  17. Blue-headed Vireo Vireo solitarius
  18. Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
  19. American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
  20. Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor
  21. Carolina Chickadee Poecile carolinensis
  22. Tufted Titmouse Baeolophus bicolor
  23. White-breasted Nuthatch Sitta carolinensis
  24. Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis
  25. Carolina Wren Thryothorus ludovicianus
  26. Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula
  27. Eastern Bluebird Sialia sialis
  28. American Robin Turdus migratorius
  29. Gray Catbird Dumetella carolinensis
  30. Northern Mockingbird Mimus polyglottos
  31. European Starling Sturnus vulgaris
  32. House Sparrow Passer domesticus
  33. Purple Finch Haemorhous purpureus
  34. House Finch Haemorhous mexicanus
  35. Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata
  36. Black-throated Green Warbler Setophaga virens
  37. Eastern Towhee Pipilo erythrophthalmus
  38. Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina
  39. Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia
  40. White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis
  41. Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis

Team Notes

Participants: Rick Sussman Alli Sussman

Weather: Cold with mid-day showers, cloudy all day and colder than normal

Location: Deck at home in Woodbine, SW Carroll County, MD

Time At Location: 9 hrs

Two new species for our cumulative list (now at 69 species), Mallard and Black-throated Green Warbler. 5 Purple Finches at the feeders were a nice surprise, as was a flyby Red-breasted Nuthatch. And an adult Bald Eagle is always nice!

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